Former NASCAR star and NBC Sports analyst Dale Earnhardt, Jr. believes INDYCAR can learn from NASCAR's missteps.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: May 25, 2019, 12:37 am
You don't want to miss today's edition of NASCAR America as we do in-depth previews for both the Indianapolis 500 and Coca-Cola 600.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: May 24, 2019, 7:31 pm
The 60th running of the Coca-Cola 600 NASCAR Race features a performance by Team Fastrax™. The Alsco 300 and Coca-Cola 600 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series races are held at the Charlotte Motor Speedway in Concord, NC as part of their Memorial Day Weekend Celebration. On, Sunday, May 26, 2019, the Coca-Cola
Author: seattlepi.com
Posted: May 24, 2019, 6:50 pm
Concord, N.C. – William Byron knows how to qualify. Now, he is looking to prove he can win at NASCAR's highest level. The Charlotte native would love nothing more than to win his first Cup Series race at his home track of Charlotte Motor Speedway on Sunday in the Coca-Cola 600. He has put himself
Author: The Detroit News
Posted: May 24, 2019, 6:45 pm
Alex Bowman is the first NASCAR driver in almost 50 years to finish second in three consecutive races while still hunting for his win. Could one streak end and another one begin Sunday at the Coca-Cola 600? No one in the modern era of NASCAR, which dates back to 1972, has done what Bowman has done before
Author: The Charlotte Observer
Posted: May 24, 2019, 6:08 pm
NASCAR drivers, too, have noticed the difference. “Some of the tracks we've gone to this year ago have been close to sellouts,” said NASCAR Cup veteran Aric Almirola, while in Michigan recently to help promote the series' stop at MIS. “Daytona was a packed house. There have been a couple tracks
Author: AutoWeek
Posted: May 24, 2019, 4:56 pm
Stewart-Haas Racing has a lot to be proud of, most recently Wednesday's revelation that team co-owner and three-time NASCAR Cup champion Tony Stewart will be inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame next January. To celebrate the honor, the organization will bring back three unique paint schemes representing
Author: NASCAR Talk
Posted: May 24, 2019, 4:14 pm
This week, NASCAR recognized those who have contributed to enhance the diversity events within the NASCAR community both on and off the track. “There is shared commitment across the NASCAR industry to champion diversity and inclusion, and the NASCAR Drive for Diversity Awards celebrate the individuals
Author: Motorsport.com
Posted: May 24, 2019, 3:59 pm
When Joe Gibbs decided to venture off from the NFL and form a race team in 1992, he was scared. Petrified, in fact. Gibbs had won three Super Bowls as coach of the Washington Redskins, but he was an outsider starting from scratch when it came to stock car racing. And when his team failed to win a race
Author: CBS Detroit
Posted: May 24, 2019, 8:50 am
Parker Kligerman began the 2019 NASCAR Cup Series finishing fifteenth at the Daytona 500.  Kligerman, a twenty-eight-year-old driver for Gaunt Brothers racing, balances a hectic schedule while competing part-time in NASCAR's elite racing series.  Kligerman also competes in NASCAR's Truck Series
Author: Forbes
Posted: May 24, 2019, 5:00 am
The three of them bantered back and forth. They were soldiers in the Kentucky Army National Guard, returning in their Humvee to southern Iraq after running security for trucks delivering supplies outside Baghdad in late March 2005. Chris Brunelle drove, Ricky Brooks rode shotgun and Eric Toth worked
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: May 24, 2019, 4:40 am
Ty Majeski has worked tirelessly to break into the upper echelon of stock car racing and Thursday night it finally paid off.
Author: Motorsport
Posted: May 24, 2019, 3:30 am
William Byron will start first for the second time in 2019. Aric Almirola is also on the front row.
Author: Yahoo Sports
Posted: May 23, 2019, 11:58 pm
Byron will start first for the second time in 2019. He's joined on the front row by Aric Almirola.
Author: Yahoo Sports
Posted: May 23, 2019, 11:58 pm
For all the deserved attention this Sunday's Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway (6 p.m. ET on FOX, PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) receives annually — for its celebration of our country's military heroes and the challenge of mastering NASCAR's longest race — it has presented a unique competitive
Author: Reuters
Posted: May 23, 2019, 8:10 pm
A new NASCAR Xfinity Series team will debut next month at Iowa Speedway with a familiar sponsor with a long history in the sport.
Author: Motorsport
Posted: May 23, 2019, 7:45 pm
Dale Earnhardt Jr. shares his favorite memory of Indianapolis and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. INDIANAPOLIS — You might not expect Danica Patrick and Dale Earnhardt Jr. to have the fond memories of Indianapolis. After all, neither was able to win a race at Indianapolis Motor Speedway in their otherwise
Author: The Indianapolis Star
Posted: May 23, 2019, 5:59 pm
The NASCAR team of Jim Utter, Nick DeGroot and Tim Southers tackle this week's questions. What did you think of the All-Star Race and Open? Jim: It was the second consecutive year I have been thoroughly entertained by the competition in the All-Star Race and I honestly can't remember the last
Author: Motorsport.com
Posted: May 23, 2019, 5:29 pm
On this week's edition of the NASCAR Roundtable, we break down the All-Star Race and what it means for Kyle Larson, as well as that pit road altercation between Clint Bowyer and Ryan Newman.
Author: Motorsport
Posted: May 23, 2019, 5:29 pm
L.P. Dumoulin qualified his No. 47 Weathertech/Canada/Bellemare/Eibach Dodge in seventh place and claimed fourth place at the end of the hotly disputed 51-lap race held on CTMP's grueling road course. Motorsport.com spent some time with L.P. during the weekend. Louis-Philippe, can we suppose that
Author: ca.motorsport.com
Posted: May 23, 2019, 4:40 pm
Retiring NASCAR star Tony Stewart of Columbus, Indiana, takes some laps on a dirt track at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. He likes the possibilities. Tony Stewart has often said he can drive anything. But when it came to driving everything on the Sunday of Memorial Day weekend in 1999, he had his doubts
Author: The Indianapolis Star
Posted: May 23, 2019, 11:45 am
Mooresville, NC | May 23, 2019 -- Entrepreneur and venture capitalist Matt Hurley today announced the formation of H2 Motorsports and its introduction of Shane Lee as the driver of the No. 28 Circuit City Toyota Supra in the NASCAR Xfinity Series (NXS). The team will make its debut June 16 at Iowa Speedway
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: May 23, 2019, 9:46 am
The three-time Cup Series champion will be inducted alongside his former car owner Joe Gibbs and teammate Bobby Labonte. Driver Buddy Baker and mechanic Waddell Wilson rounded out the Class of 2020. “It totally changed from watching my moment to enjoying seeing the guy who helped build my career with
Author: CBS Detroit
Posted: May 23, 2019, 9:17 am
Trackside Live is back, and this time it's at Charlotte Motor Speedway for the 60th running of the Coca-Cola 600! Trackside Live will host two shows this Memorial Day weekend in the FanZone outside of Turn 1. The first show will take place after the NASCAR Xfinity Series race at approximately 4:15
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: May 23, 2019, 5:00 am
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — With an exciting weekend of racing ahead at Charlotte Motor Speedway, NASCAR today will recognize the industry's pioneers of diversity at the 12th annual NASCAR Drive for Diversity Awards hosted at the NASCAR Hall of Fame. Industry leaders and personnel will gather Thursday
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: May 23, 2019, 5:00 am
Daniel Hemric topped the board in Thursday's opening Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series practice at Charlotte Motor Speedway ahead of Sunday's Coca-Cola 600 (6 p.m. ET on FOX, PRN, SiriusXM NASCAR Radio) with a fast lap of 182.791 mph in his No. 8 Richard Childress Racing Chevrolet. Hemric is in
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: May 23, 2019, 5:00 am
Ryan McGee ESPN Senior Writer Close Senior writer for ESPN The Magazine and ESPN.com 2-time Sports Emmy winner 2010, 2014 NMPA Writer of the Year Follow on Twitter CONCORD, N.C. -- Darrell Waltrip is holding court. He's got his foot up on a very expensive coffee table in former boss Rick Hendrick
Author: ESPN.com
Posted: May 23, 2019, 5:00 am
Who will be chosen for induction into next year's NASCAR Hall of Fame Class? Find out today on NASCAR America presents MotorMouths from 5 to 6 p.m. ET on NBCSN.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: May 22, 2019, 10:10 pm
Two-time Detroit Grand Prix winner Graham Rahal and four-time Indy 500 winner Rick Mears preview the Indy 500 and the doubleheader races on Belle Isle. Kyle Larson has experienced the highs and lows of racing during the last couple of months in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup series, landing upside down
Author: The Detroit News
Posted: May 22, 2019, 9:50 pm
Stewart will enter the Hall of Fame with Joe Gibbs, Waddell Wilson, Buddy Baker and Bobby Labonte.
Author: Yahoo Sports
Posted: May 22, 2019, 9:20 pm
Ross Chastain will get a fifth opportunity to compete for Kaulig Racing in the Xfinity Series this year after the team announced Wednesday he'll drive its No. 10 Chevrolet in the Oct. 19 playoff race at Kansas Speedway. When Chastain's deal with Kaulig Racing and sponsor Nutrien Ag Solutions
Author: NASCAR Talk
Posted: May 22, 2019, 6:04 pm
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Author: ABC News
Posted: May 22, 2019, 1:12 pm
Kyle Busch famously makes a variety of fiery statements on his team's radio during races each week, and generally, fans love it. He's emotional with colorful language and choice words, and he doesn't ever seem to hesitate to say exactly what's on his mind. But his chatter on the radio
Author: For The Win
Posted: May 22, 2019, 12:41 pm
Kevin Bellicourt is one busy man. The 33-year-old is an already established crew chief in the NASCAR world, but has taken on a new role as General Manager of series powerhouse Bill McAnally Racing for this season, on top of calling the shots for Brittney Zamora and the No. 99 team. “In my role here,
Author: hometracks.nascar.com
Posted: May 22, 2019, 5:00 am
DES MOINES, Iowa -- Brett Moffitt capped a storybook season by winning the NASCAR Truck Series finale at Homestead last November, securing an unlikely championship after a decade of bouncing around the stock car circuit. Moffitt soon found himself out of a job anyway. For the third time in his career
Author: ESPN.com
Posted: May 22, 2019, 12:37 am
Myatt Snider is off to a strong start in his unorthodox NASCAR season that has taken him to two foreign countries so far.
Author: Motorsport
Posted: May 21, 2019, 6:40 pm
Rich with history and talent, the NASCAR Hall of Fame is the sport's most exclusive club and highest honor. On Wednesday, the NASCAR Hall of Fame Voting Panel will meet to select the 2020 Class of the NASCAR Hall of Fame as they will join 50 other members in taking the next step of their […]
Author: NASCAR.com
Posted: May 21, 2019, 1:03 pm
The NBC Sports writers give their take on drivers they'd like to see switch series for a race and also debate NASCAR not penalizing Clint Bowyer and Ryan Newman.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: May 21, 2019, 12:00 pm
WATSONVILLE — Cody Burke wrapped up another exciting week at Ocean Speedway after he scored the victory in the 25-lap IMCA Modified main event Friday night. The racers competed for an increased purse and Burke collected $2,015 for the win. It was also the Bill Egleston Memorial race, which honored the
Author: Register Pajaronian
Posted: May 21, 2019, 7:00 am
A Fox spokeswoman tells me the network has not even come up with a “true list” of candidates to replace Darrell Waltrip, the colorful NASCAR analyst who said last month he is retiring. Fox will only begin looking for a replacement after its last race of 2019 on June 23. Who should replace Waltrip? Wait
Author: Forbes
Posted: May 21, 2019, 5:00 am
No one was talking about how short the All-Star Race was but how much action took place. Also, what is the event's future, how synthetic turf made a difference and Kyle Larson on his win.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: May 21, 2019, 1:23 am
Among drivers there seems a consensus there is still a place in the Cup series for an endurance-style race such as the annual Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway, although Denny Hamlin is not among them. “The sport doesn't 'need' any particular thing. I don't think that anything
Author: Motorsport.com
Posted: May 20, 2019, 7:15 pm
The virtual races at Charlotte Motor Speedway will begin at 3:30 p.m. ET Sunday and will be streamed on Facebook and Twitch.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: May 20, 2019, 3:56 pm
1. Matt Crafton, 2 2. Kyle Busch, 1 2. Christian Eckes, 1 2. Grant Enfinger, 1 2. Stewart Friesen, 1 2. Austin Hill, 1 2. Brett Moffitt, 1
Author: SFChronicle.com
Posted: May 20, 2019, 2:22 pm
Saturday, Feb. 16 — NASCAR Racing Experience 300 (Michael Annett) Saturday, Feb. 23 — Rinnai 250 (Christopher Bell) Saturday, March 2 — Boyd Gaming 300 (Kyle Busch) Saturday, March 9 — iK9 Service Dog 200 (Kyle Busch) Saturday, March 16 — Production Alliance Group 300 (Cole Custer) Saturday, March 30
Author: Plainview Daily Herald
Posted: May 20, 2019, 2:22 pm
We continue our countdown of the top moments in the Indy 500's illustrious history.
Author: NBC Sports
Posted: May 20, 2019, 1:10 pm
NASCAR now returns to its regular season, where cars go round and round in circles only to see the same guys win. A rare moment of pure, genuine emotion passed in such a hurry in a preliminary race before mostly empty grandstands Saturday that fans might have missed it. After being nudged out before
Author: Forbes
Posted: May 20, 2019, 5:00 am
Caption Close CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Side-by-side racing, a dramatic, decisive pass near the end for the win and even an old-style, on-track fight: NASCAR couldn't be happier with what it saw at the All-Star Race. "As an official, but also as a race fan, it was super exciting to watch," said
Author: Houston Chronicle
Posted: May 20, 2019, 1:32 am